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Chalet Scandinave ***

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4

Francais suivra

Beautiful *** log house, open concept with mezzanine, natural stone steps to Mastigouche river, access to swimming pond & river falls. Located in a peaceful wildlife area, near Mastigouche provincial park & Spa Natur'Eau. Slow combustion wood stove fireplace. Electric heating. Very comfortable large private area. All around balcony. picnic tables, chairs, patio furniture, BBQ. Exquisite set-up. 2 bedrooms: 1 Queen size bed, 1 double, 1 single, sofa bed. Our piece of paradise. Ecotourism. Winery 20 min.

Tres belle maison en bois rond, *** aire ouverte avec mezzanine, descente de riviere avec marches pierres naturelles, etang pour natation et chutes avec belvederes. Environnement tranquille sauvage, pres reserve faunique Mastigouche et Spa Natur'Eau. Poele foyer combustion lente. Chauffage electrique. Grand emplacement prive; tres confortable. Galerie, tables a pique-nique, chaises, meubles patio, BBQ. Tres bel agencement. 2 cac: 1 Grand lit, 1 double, 1 simple + divan-lit. Paradisiaque. Bucolique. Ecotourisme. Vignoble a 20 min

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Christine Leeming
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017


Mandeville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair accessible
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • pond
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
Old fashioned bath, shower, washer, dryer, included: linens, pots and pans, dishes, coffee machine, microwave, full kitchen, satellite TV, HS internet, DVD, countertop wine chiller. Bain style ancien sur pattes, douche, laveuse, secheuse, inclus: lingerie, chaudrons, vaisselle, cafetiere, micro-ondes, cuisine complete, TV satellite, Internet HV, DVD, cellier refrigerant sur comptoir.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Chalet Scandinave ***
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews

Full cabin canada experience

  • 4 of 5

-Traditional wooden cabin with fireplace, antlers, nature - the whole shebang

-Super nicely located right next to a river that can be heard at all times. Walk for 3 minutes and you'll have access to massive waterfalls!

-Owners is easy to communicate with and was very nice

-Well equipped kitchen so only had to bring food

-Large bathroom, one closed of bedroom, 3 bedspots upstairs, one bedsofa. Tv and dvd machine.

-We were 6 people (non-couple) and we'd all do it again and get this place.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, peaceful, amazing

  • 5 of 5

Our family just spent a week at the Chalet and absolutely loved every minute of it! Our two daughters (7 and 10) loved playing in the river and hiking through the forest to see the various parts of the falls. My wife and I loved relaxing on the deck to the constant sound of the river rapids. Our dog, who is not normally fond of water, finally discovered the joys of the river. The kitchen is well-equipped - we cooked some very elaborate dinners with no problems. We enjoyed a campfire most nights. We loved that we were secluded, though not completely isolated, as there were always friendly people hiking the trails. Our eldest daughter celebrated her 10th birthday while we were there, which was our one meal out at a restaurant. We drove south about 20 minutes into Mandeville and had awesome pizza and pasta at Le Mistral (bring your own wine!). There's a big TV and nice sound system, though we didn't use it that much. We brought the Wii, but spent most of our time enjoying the trails and the river, reading books, doing puzzles, etc.

One thing we loved is that this chalet is plenty big for a family of 4 or 5, but not big enough to share with another family, so we only had our own company to enjoy, which we did.

Christine was very quick to reply to emails and phoned once or twice to make sure everything was ok, which of course it was.

We understood that this isn't the place for everyone - it's isolated, there's no movie theatre, pub or shopping mall, the nearest grocery store is 30 minutes away, there's no cell reception (though there is very good wifi that reaches all the way down to the river - fun to facetime with family while you're sitting in the river with a glass of wine!) but for those who are looking for what this place offers, it can't be beat. It was absolutely what we were looking for, and was perfect.

We loved it so much we're considering making this a yearly vacation for our family!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Secluded retreat

  • 4 of 5

Very pleased with the chalet and surrounding area. It was exactly what we're looking for, no neighbours and the constant soothing sound of the river. Total relaxation was accomplished!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Chalet, amazing location

  • 5 of 5

We spent 4 days at the Chalet Scandinave and had a wonderful time. The chalet is cozy and rustic, yet contains all the modern amenities. The area itself is one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen. The chutes and waterfalls are within walking distance of the chalet are a must-see. Christine was helpful and promptly replied to all emails & messages. Recommend highly.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

When we saw the photos of La Scandinave online we were excited to book our vacation. As the date approached we found ourselves telling friends and family what a great place we were going to. Our expectations were high. Sometimes this leads to disappointment but what a joy to walk in the and not only have expectations met but exceeded. As we explored the cascades and surrounding area we were overwhelmed.... Fantastic vacation. Thank you Christine!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 2 nights with our two dogs. The chalet was beautiful and came equipped with everything you would need! We loved the surroundings and privacy of the location. We enjoyed sitting out on the deck and listening to the nearby river. We also enjoyed the hiking of the nearby trails that led to beautiful views of the waterfalls. It was the perfect ending to our road trip to the east coast and hope to return again in the near future!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. Glad you enjoyed the chalet. You are welcome back any time, we appreciate people like you who take good care of our little piece of paradise.
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Nearest Restaurant
15 Miles
MA-CUISINE, St-Gabriel-de-Brandon
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Lac Maskinongé, St-Gabriel-de-Brandon
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* swimming, natation.

* golf, boat, bateau.

* fishing, pêche.

* hunting, chasse.

* snowmobile, motoneige.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* swimming, natation.

* fishing, pêche.

* mushroom picking, cueillette champignons.

* bicycling, velo.

* nature trails, sentiers.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* pik-nik.

* bicycling, velo.

* swimming, natation.

* outdoor fire pit, foyer extérieur.

* nature trails, sentiers.

Francais suivra.

On location: Outdoor firepit. nature trails, wild mushroom picking (chanterelle, bollet, etc.), swimming ponds, water falls with belvederes; 10 min to Spa Natur'Eau, outfitters, fishing, hunting, Mastigouche provincial park; 15 minutes to rental of snowmobile quad ATV, marina, Lake Maskinongé, beach, winery Vignoble St-Gabriel, L'Oie D'Or farm fresh products, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, skating ring, gym; 40 min to golf, water slides, dogs sleds, horse sleds, horseback riding; 45 min to Festival de Lanaudiere Joliette, alpine skiing, Spa Le Baluchon, Lac a l'Eau Claire, Lac Sacacomie, Pourvoirie du Lac Blanc, etc.

Sur place: endroit pr feu extérieur, sentiers pédestres, cueillette champignons (chanterelles, bollets, etc.), étangs pour natation, chutes avec belvédères; à 10 min Spa Natur'Eau, pourvoiries, pêche, chasse, Réserve faunique Mastigouche; à 15 min location motoneige quad VTT, marina, Lac Maskinongé et plage, vignoble, produits frais de la ferme L'Oie D'Or, ski de randonnée, raquette, patinoire, gym; à 40 min golf, glissades d'eau, traineau à chien, traineau à cheval, équitation; à 45 min Festival de Lanaudière, ski alpin, Spa Le Baluchon, Lac à l'Eau Claire, Lac Sacacomie, Pourvoirie du Lac Blanc, etc.


Rates & Availability

Mandeville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $159.5

Nightly Rate: CAN$150 - CAN$200
Weekly Rate: CAN$900 - CAN$1200
Monthly Rate: CAN$2200 - CAN$2500

Minimum 2 nights rental, 2 nuits.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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